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Police stray bullet kills Port Harcourt popcorn seller

PORT HARCOURT—AN unidentified man was, yesterday, killed by a stray bullet alleged to have been shot by policemen at Emenike Junction, by St. Andrews State School, Diobu, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

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Sex-for-Marks Scandal: Ex-OAU professor to be docked, seeks plea bargain

ILE-IFE—THE Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, is set to arraign a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, Richard Akindele, at the Federal High Court, Osogbo, for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Monica Osagie, in order to upgrade her academic result from fail to pass.

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BAYELSA: Game of ‘musical chairs’ with Police commissioners

The tragic comedy playing out in the posting of Commissioners  of Police to oil-rich Bayelsa State  should serve as a veritable pointer to events that will herald the 2019 elections in the country. In the recent past,  the opposition and notable Nigerians have voiced out their resentment and suspicion over the neutrality or otherwise of security agencies in conducting  peaceful elections in the country. They particularly pointed accusing fingers at the Police and DSS as institutions that may be used to truncate the process. 

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